African Plant Database


Palisota barteri Hook.
Family : COMMELINACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Mag. t. 5318
Information on the genus : Palisota
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Palisota staudtii K. Schum. (1897) (TA = mixed status)
=Palisota ombrophila K. Schum. ex C.B. Clarke (1902)
=*Palisota pseudoambigua A. Chev. (1920)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb acaulescent or with a stem to 10 cm tall (whole plant to 1,5 m)
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Ecology : Fairly frequent on the floor of mature forest; 1-1600 m alt.
  A decorative form is cultivated, with many small white flowers in long loose panicles; also for its bright red clusters of berries.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo.
 
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Map
carte afrique num 11824
 
Record n°11824 modified 2007-04-02
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